On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1491

Historical Events

  • Kongo monarch Nkuwu Nzinga is baptised by Portuguese missionaries, adopting the baptismal name of João I
1491 Highlights

About May 3, 1491

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 531 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus